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Bollinger Bands: A Comprehensive Guide to Using Them in Trading

In the world of technical analysis, Bollinger Bands have emerged as one of the most popular and versatile indicators for...
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The Curious Case of a Rising Stock Market in a Sluggish Economy

In the realm of finance, it is not uncommon to witness peculiar market phenomena that defy conventional wisdom. One such...
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Last week saw both US CPI and PPI inflation numbers coming in better than expected. US10 YEAR Having broken out...
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The Menace of Political Propaganda: Undermining Investment Decisions in a World of Biased Information

In the intricate realm where politics and markets intersect, the impact of political propaganda cannot be underestimated. As a young...
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The old man got screwed last week, thank god!

There is nothing worse than an old man in pain, especially a cynical old bastard who is still trying to...
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MACD Divergence: A Powerful Indicator for Trading with Price Action

As a trader, I am always on the lookout for new and effective indicators that can help me make better...
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Navigating Investment Markets with Caution: Understanding the Summer Months

Investment markets are famous for their ups and downs, influenced by various factors that can impact your gains or losses....
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SGT Chart Book: Hiring Slows Down in June

Last week's focus was on economic data released Friday which showed that US employers added 209,000 workers in June, down...
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Unveiling the Best Moving Average for Day Trading: A Comprehensive Guide

Introduction to Moving Averages for Day Trading As a day trader, one of the most important tools in your arsenal...
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We are halfway through a very interesting year. A look at the global equity markets shows a large disparity. The...
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July Trading Notification

With the upcoming holiday in the US on 4th July, we wanted to let you know what the trading hours...
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It Appears BTC Is Coming of Age

Sometimes you come across a comment of value regarding BTC and crypto trading; beyond the unqualified, 'buy it because it's...
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Is Artificial Intelligence Biased?

Artificial Intelligence: Why does it completely dodge or ignore the point you want to make? Whilst I remain bed ridden;...
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NASDAQ NASDAQ held the previous tops identified last week, which is probably the catalyst for further upside momentum traders to...
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Understanding the Distinctions: Investing, Speculating, and Gambling

In the world of finance, terms like investing, speculating, and gambling are often used interchangeably, leading to confusion and misunderstandings....
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The Importance of Risk Management in Financial Trading

Financial markets offer vast opportunities for profit, attracting countless individuals eager to capitalize on their potential. However, amidst the allure...
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SP500 Having come through a week seeing CPI release and the FOMC announcement of "No Rate Change", the upward trend...
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Oh, the woes of finding something to preach about!

It seems that lately, my attention has been pulled in every direction except for the business at hand. Don't get...